2017 H G Wells Competition Winners: The Stories


November 20, 2017 by

The H G Wells Short Story Competition are delighted to present a free PDF collection of the three award winning stories from our 2017 competition.

  • Hazel Atkinson’s ”Venus Rising”  is the Margaret and Reg Turnill Prize Winner (£1000);
  • Alex Reece Abbott’s “When the Call Comes” is the Grand Prize Winner (£250);
  • Robin Jones’ “Alone into the Alone” is the Judges’ Special Commendation prize (£100).

As in past years, a full anthology of all short-listed entries will be available soon.

Congratulations to all our winners.

2017 winning stories


Theme: Peace
Closed 23 July 2018. Thanks to the hundreds that have entered.

Shortlist to be announced Friday 21st September.

For further information, please read the rules and FAQs below. If you cannot find the answer to your query there, you can email hgwellscompetition@gmail.com

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